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Ernst Jacobsen Photography

Normal , IL

LOCATION

1209 N. School Street
Normal , IL US 61761 (map)
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ABOUT US

*2014 Couple's Choice Award *

*2013 Bride's Choice Award *

* 2012 WPJA Wedding Photojournalist Association Winner *



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*2014 Couple's Choice Award *

*2013 Bride's Choice Award *

* 2012 WPJA Wedding Photojournalist Association Winner *



Visit my website to view recent weddings and read client testimonials, such as:



“...the best value for the cost of all of our wedding vendors…”

Kathy and Andrew / Bride and Groom

And then just give me a call or send an email to find out I still have the date available.

I look forward to connecting!

Ernst.



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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Photojournalism
What do your packages include?
Albums, Custom Graphic Design, Digital Files, Flush Mount, High Resolution Images, Prints
Do you have liability insurance?
Yes
Do you have experience shooting in various lighting situations?
Yes. In addition to natural light, I will also bring an assortment of "off camera" lighting frequently used during family formals and during the reception (see my website/blog for examples)
Is your media preference film or digital?
Digital.
Do you guarantee your presence at the actual event?
Yes (with emergency backup).
Do you have a replacement photographer in case you become unavailable on the day of the event?
Yes. We'll decide on an emergency photographer in advance of your wedding day.
What kind of equipment do you typically bring with you on the day-of?
Canon Professional Cameras & lenses
Do you bring back-up equipment to the event in case of malfunction?
Yes.
Do you provide the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
Yes, high resolution digital files are provided with full print rights.
Will images be available for viewing online?
Yes, a complimentary online viewing gallery (with optional ordering) is included.
What kind of albums do you offer?
Beautiful, custom designed albums printed on the finest Hahnemuhle German Etching paper with covers ranging from luxurious leathers to stunning metal.

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Paul
Wedding:
6/28/2014
5.0/5.0
Ernst went above and beyond in every facet of our wedding. We worked with several vendors in order to put on our wedding, and Ernst was by far the easiest to work with. He always was quick to answer any questions and was on top of everything from start to finish. He sent us emails to remind us of important dates and information a week or two before it was even on our minds. He was very flexible with times to meet up and made us feel like he would be anywhere and do anything to make our wedding day perfect. He even showed up to take pictures of the girls getting their hair done early in the morning, even though we told him he was welcome to attend but that it was unnecessary since only a few were getting their hair done.

We were a little nervous because many photo vendors use a two or three person crew now, but we could not believe how many shots he was able to take and we were left with the feeling that he did not miss a thing and captured moments we would not even have thought of.

Ernst does his homework and it showed. We truly feel as if there was nothing more we could have asked for from him and we feel like we got it all for a reasonable price. Ernst was a pleasure to work with and made our wedding day truly special and has provided us with beautiful photos that will allow us to remember that special day for years to come.

It is great knowing that you have someone you can trust to capture your wedding day, who does a fantastic job.
Ernst went above and beyond in every facet of our wedding. We worked with several vendors in order to put on our wedding, Read more...
Ernst went above and beyond in every facet of our wedding. We worked with several vendors in order to put on our wedding, and Ernst was by far the easiest to work with. He always was quick to answer any questions and was on top of everything from start to finish. He sent us emails to remind us of important dates and information a week or two before it was even on our minds. He was very flexible with times to meet up and made us feel like he would be anywhere and do anything to make our wedding day perfect. He even showed up to take pictures of the girls getting their hair done early in the morning, even though we told him he was welcome to attend but that it was unnecessary since only a few were getting their hair done.

We were a little nervous because many photo vendors use a two or three person crew now, but we could not believe how many shots he was able to take and we were left with the feeling that he did not miss a thing and captured moments we would not even have thought of.

Ernst does his homework and it showed. We truly feel as if there was nothing more we could have asked for from him and we feel like we got it all for a reasonable price. Ernst was a pleasure to work with and made our wedding day truly special and has provided us with beautiful photos that will allow us to remember that special day for years to come.

It is great knowing that you have someone you can trust to capture your wedding day, who does a fantastic job. Read less
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Samantha
Wedding:
6/22/2014
5.0/5.0
Ernst was amazing. By the end of our wedding we felt as if he was family. We really connected to him and appreciated how hard he worked. Ernst captured moments that happened in a flash. The pictures turned out wonderful and he was positive about everything. The amount he charges is very reasonable and the amount for printing is super affordable. A+ for Ernst
Ernst was amazing. By the end of our wedding we felt as if he was family. We really connected to him and appreciated how Read more...
Ernst was amazing. By the end of our wedding we felt as if he was family. We really connected to him and appreciated how hard he worked. Ernst captured moments that happened in a flash. The pictures turned out wonderful and he was positive about everything. The amount he charges is very reasonable and the amount for printing is super affordable. A+ for Ernst Read less
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Mindy
Wedding:
5/3/2014
5.0/5.0
Ernst bent over backwards for my husband and I on our wedding day! He was there through every angle and made every shot perfect. He touched every single photo he gave me even if it meant no editing, he made sure he took time to view each and every one by themselves. We ran out of time on our wedding day for some of the shots that I'd wanted, so he even made an effort to schedule another day to make up for that! Who else gets to wear their wedding gown twice?!?! Great, great job, Ernst!!!
Ernst bent over backwards for my husband and I on our wedding day! He was there through every angle and made every shot Read more...
Ernst bent over backwards for my husband and I on our wedding day! He was there through every angle and made every shot perfect. He touched every single photo he gave me even if it meant no editing, he made sure he took time to view each and every one by themselves. We ran out of time on our wedding day for some of the shots that I'd wanted, so he even made an effort to schedule another day to make up for that! Who else gets to wear their wedding gown twice?!?! Great, great job, Ernst!!! Read less
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Jena
Wedding:
2/22/2014
5.0/5.0
Ernst was amazing! He is super reasonably priced and does a really, really good job! I would absolutely use him again. He doesn't have time restraints and probably would have stayed all night if I wanted him to. He is really creative and was super organized for the wedding day. He came to the rehearsal to meet the family. I had given him a list of come random/creative pictures I wanted to try and he came prepared with printed examples to show people and made most of them work! I had a sneak peak of some of the pictures within days.

You will not be disappointed if you use him!!!
Ernst was amazing! He is super reasonably priced and does a really, really good job! I would absolutely use him again. He Read more...
Ernst was amazing! He is super reasonably priced and does a really, really good job! I would absolutely use him again. He doesn't have time restraints and probably would have stayed all night if I wanted him to. He is really creative and was super organized for the wedding day. He came to the rehearsal to meet the family. I had given him a list of come random/creative pictures I wanted to try and he came prepared with printed examples to show people and made most of them work! I had a sneak peak of some of the pictures within days.

You will not be disappointed if you use him!!! Read less
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Mallory
Wedding:
10/12/2013
5.0/5.0
Ernst was great! He was so easy to work with. Very professional and easy to contact. He was with the wedding party the WHOLE day! Not only were the staged shots great, but the candid shots really captured the mood of the day. Without knowing much about all of our guests, his photography reflected their personalities and they are some of our favorite shots. Very talented, unique photography and highly recommend!
Ernst was great! He was so easy to work with. Very professional and easy to contact. He was with the wedding party the Read more...
Ernst was great! He was so easy to work with. Very professional and easy to contact. He was with the wedding party the WHOLE day! Not only were the staged shots great, but the candid shots really captured the mood of the day. Without knowing much about all of our guests, his photography reflected their personalities and they are some of our favorite shots. Very talented, unique photography and highly recommend! Read less
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Bridgit
Wedding:
9/28/2013
5.0/5.0
Ernst does a great job taking photos of people having fun.
Ernst does a great job taking photos of people having fun.
Ernst does a great job taking photos of people having fun. Read less
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Amanda
Wedding:
9/14/2013
5.0/5.0
Ernst is a wonderful man and an incredibly talented artist! Every photo he produces is beautiful and shows the joy of your 'big day'. He stays with you and makes photographs from the start of your prep time and stays through part of your reception to photograph your first dance and cake cutting. Worried about having to select only a few photos? Not the case with Ernst! He provides an online gallery and will mail you a disc with all your photos! I give Ernst 5 gold stars and an A++ You are not likely to be disappointed if you work with him.
Ernst is a wonderful man and an incredibly talented artist! Every photo he produces is beautiful and shows the joy of your Read more...
Ernst is a wonderful man and an incredibly talented artist! Every photo he produces is beautiful and shows the joy of your 'big day'. He stays with you and makes photographs from the start of your prep time and stays through part of your reception to photograph your first dance and cake cutting. Worried about having to select only a few photos? Not the case with Ernst! He provides an online gallery and will mail you a disc with all your photos! I give Ernst 5 gold stars and an A++ You are not likely to be disappointed if you work with him. Read less
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Molly
Wedding:
8/17/2013
5.0/5.0
"When researching photographers, we were immediately interested in having Ernst take our wedding pictures. His pictures are gorgeous and his prices are extremely reasonable. Everybody knows that planning a wedding can be stressful, Ernst helped make the process a little bit easier. He was with us from start to finish on our wedding day, and you do not come across many wedding photographers who stick with you for over 14 hours of wedding madness! He captured so many moments on film, and I didn't even know he was there for some of them. We had a sneak peak two days after our wedding, which was great for our very anxious friends and family! I would recommend Ernst to anybody looking for a wedding photographer. Both Trent and I are so pleased with how our wedding pictures turned out. Ernst, thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to relive our wedding day through your pictures!" -Molly and Trent
"When researching photographers, we were immediately interested in having Ernst take our wedding pictures. His pictures Read more...
"When researching photographers, we were immediately interested in having Ernst take our wedding pictures. His pictures are gorgeous and his prices are extremely reasonable. Everybody knows that planning a wedding can be stressful, Ernst helped make the process a little bit easier. He was with us from start to finish on our wedding day, and you do not come across many wedding photographers who stick with you for over 14 hours of wedding madness! He captured so many moments on film, and I didn't even know he was there for some of them. We had a sneak peak two days after our wedding, which was great for our very anxious friends and family! I would recommend Ernst to anybody looking for a wedding photographer. Both Trent and I are so pleased with how our wedding pictures turned out. Ernst, thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to relive our wedding day through your pictures!" -Molly and Trent Read less
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Cindy
Wedding:
8/17/2013
5.0/5.0
Awesome! The photographs taken by Ernst Jacobsen are beautiful and capture the special moments of our daughter and now son-in-law's wedding day. From his arrival at the rehearsal on Friday to the end of the reception on Saturday evening, Ernst used his professional skills and creativity to take fun behind-the-scene pictures, traditional, posed pictures and the "special moments" pictures that every bride (and her mother!) will treasure forever.

There are many decisions that must be made when planning a wedding - choosing Ernst Jabosen Photography was the best and easiest choice! If you want truly stunning images of your special day, Ernst should be your wedding photographer!
Awesome! The photographs taken by Ernst Jacobsen are beautiful and capture the special moments of our daughter and now Read more...
Awesome! The photographs taken by Ernst Jacobsen are beautiful and capture the special moments of our daughter and now son-in-law's wedding day. From his arrival at the rehearsal on Friday to the end of the reception on Saturday evening, Ernst used his professional skills and creativity to take fun behind-the-scene pictures, traditional, posed pictures and the "special moments" pictures that every bride (and her mother!) will treasure forever.

There are many decisions that must be made when planning a wedding - choosing Ernst Jabosen Photography was the best and easiest choice! If you want truly stunning images of your special day, Ernst should be your wedding photographer! Read less
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Grace
Wedding:
7/27/2013
5.0/5.0
Ernst is a true artist and went above and beyond in his duties as a photographer! He came to our rehearsal the night before to make notes of the shots he wanted to get. He accompanied me to the hair salon to get photos of my bridal party and I getting our hair and makeup done. (Which was at 9 am and no where near the ceremony that didn't start until 3:30) His price is very reasonable and his photos are outstanding!

While doing my research on photographers, I found that most offered different packages for different prices and were very strict on their time limits, i.e. package A is 6 hours of shooting, package B is 8 hours, etc. Not Ernst! He will be with you all day so you don't have to worry about time limits. He is very flexible and easy to work with. His photos are very beautiful and capture natural, candid moments. I have already recommended him to a co-worker and would recommend him to everyone. My husband and I couldn't be more pleased with how our wedding photos turned out! Thanks Ernst!
Ernst is a true artist and went above and beyond in his duties as a photographer! He came to our rehearsal the night Read more...
Ernst is a true artist and went above and beyond in his duties as a photographer! He came to our rehearsal the night before to make notes of the shots he wanted to get. He accompanied me to the hair salon to get photos of my bridal party and I getting our hair and makeup done. (Which was at 9 am and no where near the ceremony that didn't start until 3:30) His price is very reasonable and his photos are outstanding!

While doing my research on photographers, I found that most offered different packages for different prices and were very strict on their time limits, i.e. package A is 6 hours of shooting, package B is 8 hours, etc. Not Ernst! He will be with you all day so you don't have to worry about time limits. He is very flexible and easy to work with. His photos are very beautiful and capture natural, candid moments. I have already recommended him to a co-worker and would recommend him to everyone. My husband and I couldn't be more pleased with how our wedding photos turned out! Thanks Ernst! Read less
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Lauren
Wedding:
7/20/2013
4.9/5.0
Ernst was professional but personal, and did a great job. I'd definitely recommend him!
Ernst was professional but personal, and did a great job. I'd definitely recommend him!
Ernst was professional but personal, and did a great job. I'd definitely recommend him! Read less
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Trina
Wedding:
7/6/2013
5.0/5.0
The pictures Ernst took for our three day wedding were wonderful! I don't know how he did it, but he was always there at the all the right moments! All my family and friends who attended kept telling me how accommodating he was, even if things didn't go to plan, he adapted very well. He was so easy to get a hold of, which I appreciated so much. The photographer was one thing I didn't have to worry about during the wedding planning process. Thanks to his professionalism, enthusiasm, and great pictures, the wedding was great!
The pictures Ernst took for our three day wedding were wonderful! I don't know how he did it, but he was always there at Read more...
The pictures Ernst took for our three day wedding were wonderful! I don't know how he did it, but he was always there at the all the right moments! All my family and friends who attended kept telling me how accommodating he was, even if things didn't go to plan, he adapted very well. He was so easy to get a hold of, which I appreciated so much. The photographer was one thing I didn't have to worry about during the wedding planning process. Thanks to his professionalism, enthusiasm, and great pictures, the wedding was great! Read less
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Travis
Wedding:
5/18/2013
5.0/5.0
Ernst was fantastic for our wedding! He took amazing and creative photos. He was easy going and made everyone feel comfortable, even our difficult family members! I would strongly recommend him to every one!
Ernst was fantastic for our wedding! He took amazing and creative photos. He was easy going and made everyone feel Read more...
Ernst was fantastic for our wedding! He took amazing and creative photos. He was easy going and made everyone feel comfortable, even our difficult family members! I would strongly recommend him to every one! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Ernst not only takes amazing photos, but he is a true professional in the way he interacts with his clients and their loved ones. He goes out of his way to make sure everything goes smoothly on the day of the event and is always willing to hear his clients' preferences and suggestions. He was always prepared for the unexpected and, perhaps more importantly, he was just easy to work with. His laid back personality is very welcome during a time that can sometimes be a little stressful and overwhelming. I have nothing but praise for Ernst and his work!
Ernst not only takes amazing photos, but he is a true professional in the way he interacts with his clients and their Read more...
Ernst not only takes amazing photos, but he is a true professional in the way he interacts with his clients and their loved ones. He goes out of his way to make sure everything goes smoothly on the day of the event and is always willing to hear his clients' preferences and suggestions. He was always prepared for the unexpected and, perhaps more importantly, he was just easy to work with. His laid back personality is very welcome during a time that can sometimes be a little stressful and overwhelming. I have nothing but praise for Ernst and his work! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
We hired Ernst for our March 2013 wedding and we were very satisfied. Selecting a high quality photographer was very important to us and we could not have been happier with our choice. Ernst's style of photography was exactly what we wanted and he was so easy to work with. Both of our families loved him and were very impressed with him throughout our wedding day. Ernst was everywhere and got all of the shots that we wanted. He was very professional and had excellent communication and follow up skills during the time leading up to the wedding. The contract and pricing were also very reasonable. Wedding day went very smoothly and we received tons of compliments on our final prints which were sent to us faster than expected. Overall, it was a pleasure working with Ernst and we would definitely recommend him.
We hired Ernst for our March 2013 wedding and we were very satisfied. Selecting a high quality photographer was very Read more...
We hired Ernst for our March 2013 wedding and we were very satisfied. Selecting a high quality photographer was very important to us and we could not have been happier with our choice. Ernst's style of photography was exactly what we wanted and he was so easy to work with. Both of our families loved him and were very impressed with him throughout our wedding day. Ernst was everywhere and got all of the shots that we wanted. He was very professional and had excellent communication and follow up skills during the time leading up to the wedding. The contract and pricing were also very reasonable. Wedding day went very smoothly and we received tons of compliments on our final prints which were sent to us faster than expected. Overall, it was a pleasure working with Ernst and we would definitely recommend him. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Ernst photographed my wedding in November 2012. He was very professional and exceeded my expectations (which is hard to do)! The pictures turned out great and I was very happy with both the end result and working with Ernst throughout the process. I would recommend Ernst highly!
Ernst photographed my wedding in November 2012. He was very professional and exceeded my expectations (which is hard to Read more...
Ernst photographed my wedding in November 2012. He was very professional and exceeded my expectations (which is hard to do)! The pictures turned out great and I was very happy with both the end result and working with Ernst throughout the process. I would recommend Ernst highly! Read less
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Jodi
Wedding:
10/20/2012
5.0/5.0
Amazing to work with. I couldn't be happier with my pictures.
Amazing to work with. I couldn't be happier with my pictures.
Amazing to work with. I couldn't be happier with my pictures. Read less
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Stephanie
Wedding:
10/13/2012
5.0/5.0
Ernst is an amazing photographer! I could not have asked for a better photographer for my wedding day. He answered all my questions when I bugged him with emails and he took amazing pictures from all sorts of different directions. He is well worth every penny!
Ernst is an amazing photographer! I could not have asked for a better photographer for my wedding day. He answered all my Read more...
Ernst is an amazing photographer! I could not have asked for a better photographer for my wedding day. He answered all my questions when I bugged him with emails and he took amazing pictures from all sorts of different directions. He is well worth every penny! Read less
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Kerry
Wedding:
10/7/2012
5.0/5.0
Ernst exhibits an ideal balance between being personable and professional. He honored our personalities and quirks, accommodated our requests, worked around our hitches, and all the while he crafted his art beautifully. He was very respectful of our vision but equally confident to collaborate when his expertise vivified it. I would recommend Ernst's care and skill to anyone.
Ernst exhibits an ideal balance between being personable and professional. He honored our personalities and quirks, Read more...
Ernst exhibits an ideal balance between being personable and professional. He honored our personalities and quirks, accommodated our requests, worked around our hitches, and all the while he crafted his art beautifully. He was very respectful of our vision but equally confident to collaborate when his expertise vivified it. I would recommend Ernst's care and skill to anyone. Read less
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Elizabeth
Wedding:
10/6/2012
5.0/5.0
Ernst was AWESOME! We could NOT have asked for a better photographer! He was very accommodating and went out of his way to make our day perfect! Our Engagement Pictures are amazing and our Wedding Pictures are phenomenal! Our Wedding Day was full of fun surprises and unique experiences; he managed to catch every breath taking moment! His ability to capture our day, especially our reception, blew us away! We highly recommend Ernst!
Ernst was AWESOME! We could NOT have asked for a better photographer! He was very accommodating and went out of his way to Read more...
Ernst was AWESOME! We could NOT have asked for a better photographer! He was very accommodating and went out of his way to make our day perfect! Our Engagement Pictures are amazing and our Wedding Pictures are phenomenal! Our Wedding Day was full of fun surprises and unique experiences; he managed to catch every breath taking moment! His ability to capture our day, especially our reception, blew us away! We highly recommend Ernst! Read less
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Julia
Wedding:
8/3/2012
5.0/5.0
My husband and I really enjoyed working with Ernst and love how the pictures look! Ernst Jacobsen is a great photographer with a friendly personality and a desire to show your wedding day as its own beautiful journey. From the start of the wedding day, to the end of the reception Ernst captured the most special moments as well as many extra fun and candid shots from our day. When searching for photographers, I contacted Ernst and he responded right away with links to albums of his past weddings, prices and different options we could have for our wedding. He was always quick to respond and was happy to meet in person several times as well. He even came to the wedding rehearsal so that he could meet the important family and friends that would be there for the big day! Everyone found him friendly and professional. On the day of the wedding he was there early and got lots of great pictures throughout the entire day. He stayed for the reception and managed to really capture the fun and excitement of the dancing and entire evening. The pictures came out beautiful, and my husband and I had a lot of fun going through all of the wedding photos together. Ernst was very reasonable in comparison to the photographers that I found. He gave us very personal attention and did a wonderful job highlighting what made our wedding day special to us. With all the choices to make for a wedding, choosing to work with Ernst was one of the easiest and most fun for my husband and me. If you work with Ernst you will not be disappointed! All of his wedding albums are beautiful and yours will be too!
My husband and I really enjoyed working with Ernst and love how the pictures look! Ernst Jacobsen is a great photographer Read more...
My husband and I really enjoyed working with Ernst and love how the pictures look! Ernst Jacobsen is a great photographer with a friendly personality and a desire to show your wedding day as its own beautiful journey. From the start of the wedding day, to the end of the reception Ernst captured the most special moments as well as many extra fun and candid shots from our day. When searching for photographers, I contacted Ernst and he responded right away with links to albums of his past weddings, prices and different options we could have for our wedding. He was always quick to respond and was happy to meet in person several times as well. He even came to the wedding rehearsal so that he could meet the important family and friends that would be there for the big day! Everyone found him friendly and professional. On the day of the wedding he was there early and got lots of great pictures throughout the entire day. He stayed for the reception and managed to really capture the fun and excitement of the dancing and entire evening. The pictures came out beautiful, and my husband and I had a lot of fun going through all of the wedding photos together. Ernst was very reasonable in comparison to the photographers that I found. He gave us very personal attention and did a wonderful job highlighting what made our wedding day special to us. With all the choices to make for a wedding, choosing to work with Ernst was one of the easiest and most fun for my husband and me. If you work with Ernst you will not be disappointed! All of his wedding albums are beautiful and yours will be too! Read less
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Angela
Wedding:
7/28/2012
4.7/5.0
Ernest was very professional and flexible! He went out his way to make sure he understood what we wanted!! And talked us through things because we were a bit clueless;) My family enjoyed having him at our wedding as well:) We love our pictures ! We would recommend him!

Angela & Jorge
Ernest was very professional and flexible! He went out his way to make sure he understood what we wanted!! And talked us Read more...
Ernest was very professional and flexible! He went out his way to make sure he understood what we wanted!! And talked us through things because we were a bit clueless;) My family enjoyed having him at our wedding as well:) We love our pictures ! We would recommend him!

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christina
Wedding:
7/7/2012
4.9/5.0
Ernst was amazing to work with, he spent the whole day with us and really captured our personalities in the pictures. I would highly recommend him for your special day!!
Ernst was amazing to work with, he spent the whole day with us and really captured our personalities in the pictures. I Read more...
Ernst was amazing to work with, he spent the whole day with us and really captured our personalities in the pictures. I would highly recommend him for your special day!! Read less
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Krista
Wedding:
12/30/2011
5.0/5.0
"Hi Ernst! We were so happy to see all of the photos! I was worried at first, because I thought with just being at the church and at the reception there weren't going to be all that many, but there were way more than I expected! I am very happy with all of the beautiful shots, and also with the documentary style capture of the whole event. Thanks for all of your hard work. And thanks again for helping make the event so memorable."
"Hi Ernst! We were so happy to see all of the photos! I was worried at first, because I thought with just being at the Read more...
"Hi Ernst! We were so happy to see all of the photos! I was worried at first, because I thought with just being at the church and at the reception there weren't going to be all that many, but there were way more than I expected! I am very happy with all of the beautiful shots, and also with the documentary style capture of the whole event. Thanks for all of your hard work. And thanks again for helping make the event so memorable." Read less
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Jennifer
Wedding:
11/27/2011
5.0/5.0
Ernst was a bride's dream. There's not much I can add to the review that was left by a guest at my wedding other than how he related directly with the client (me and my husband). He was superb! Friendly, accommodating, trustworthy and so professional. Our request was for him to lean toward the "photojournalistic" side with no true formal portraits. He did exactly that but always had a smile when asked specifically to shoot something or someone. He captured the true soul of our event, not staged sequences. Prior to the event he was always responsive with calls and emails and truly seemed to want enhance our day, not interrupt it. Ernst provided us with a sneak peek of our wedding shots just a few days later. From seeing just that sneak peek we are thoroughly impressed. He captured moments I didn't even know occurred and through his photos have for us captured the true feeling of our special day. Thank you Ernst! I think when we first spoke I told you that the work of yours I had seen is stunning. I can now vouch that the stunning part starts with the photographer from within and is simply projected through the lens. As one of my friends said "we're planning on getting married again just so we can have Ernst capture it".
Ernst was a bride's dream. There's not much I can add to the review that was left by a guest at my wedding other than how Read more...
Ernst was a bride's dream. There's not much I can add to the review that was left by a guest at my wedding other than how he related directly with the client (me and my husband). He was superb! Friendly, accommodating, trustworthy and so professional. Our request was for him to lean toward the "photojournalistic" side with no true formal portraits. He did exactly that but always had a smile when asked specifically to shoot something or someone. He captured the true soul of our event, not staged sequences. Prior to the event he was always responsive with calls and emails and truly seemed to want enhance our day, not interrupt it. Ernst provided us with a sneak peek of our wedding shots just a few days later. From seeing just that sneak peek we are thoroughly impressed. He captured moments I didn't even know occurred and through his photos have for us captured the true feeling of our special day. Thank you Ernst! I think when we first spoke I told you that the work of yours I had seen is stunning. I can now vouch that the stunning part starts with the photographer from within and is simply projected through the lens. As one of my friends said "we're planning on getting married again just so we can have Ernst capture it". Read less
Services Used: Photography
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
We absolutely love our pictures and couldn't be happier! The style is exactly what we were hoping for, and we have so many good pictures we don't know where to begin. Thanks for being so kind, gracious, and easy to work with, and for giving us such fantastic memories of our day!
We absolutely love our pictures and couldn't be happier! The style is exactly what we were hoping for, and we have so many Read more...
We absolutely love our pictures and couldn't be happier! The style is exactly what we were hoping for, and we have so many good pictures we don't know where to begin. Thanks for being so kind, gracious, and easy to work with, and for giving us such fantastic memories of our day! Read less
Services Used: Photography
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Anonymous
Wedding:
6/25/2011
5.0/5.0
Ernst photographed my daughter's wedding and did an excellent job. He was all over the place and took some amazing photos (but we hardly noticed him), and we ended up with several hundred pictures. I love his work. We picked out some of the pictures and created a photo book that I just love. His pricing was very reasonable, compared to other wedding photographers. If/when my other daughter gets married I plan to hire Ernst!!! Cindy
Ernst photographed my daughter's wedding and did an excellent job. He was all over the place and took some amazing photos Read more...
Ernst photographed my daughter's wedding and did an excellent job. He was all over the place and took some amazing photos (but we hardly noticed him), and we ended up with several hundred pictures. I love his work. We picked out some of the pictures and created a photo book that I just love. His pricing was very reasonable, compared to other wedding photographers. If/when my other daughter gets married I plan to hire Ernst!!! Cindy Read less
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